Jan 26, 2013 5:00pm PST
enough. >> thank you. >> president obama now sitting down next to hillary clinton. his first interview with anyone other than his wife. why he chose to do it. and is this all about 2016? >>> caught on tape. look at this video. tonight, authorities say a violent criminal walking right out of prison. no one stopping him. how did he pull this off? and this evening, the warning now under way. >>> and the controversial ingredient in that american staple gatorade. >> people have been drinking gatorade more than ever. >> tonight, what's now being removed from gatorade. was it a flame retardant? >>> good evening on this saturday night. if you're watching you're likely
Jan 27, 2013 4:00am PST
this extraordinary interview, the joint under view, the first time it's happened with president obama and hillary clinton sitting down talking to "60 minutes." it airs tonight. i wonder is there talk in washington this isn't in some ways president obama picking favorites in the race to replace him in 2016 because joe biden is also talking about maybe running. >> reporter: that's right and, you know, joe biden isn't sitting right next to the president in that interview. i don't think president obama has ever done an interview sitting next to anybody but his wife. so you bet there's a lot of talk about that and we'll talk to our powerhouse roundtable about that. >> you heard hillary clinton say that this is a surprise, who would have thought four years ago they would be sitting together and being so close. very interesting. >>> also this week hearings, confirmation hearings for the president's defense choice, defense secretary choice, chuck hagel begin. at times this seemed to vary. what are the odds this is actually going to go through? >> reporter: i think the chances are very good it'll go throu
Jan 27, 2013 8:00am PST
says, he is not ruling out a run in 2016, and then there is hillary clinton. president obama and secretary clinton did a joint interview airing tonight. take a look at that. >> i just wanted to have a chance to publicly say thank you because i think hillary will go down as one of the finest secretary of states we've had. >> president obama asked me to be secretary of state, and i said yes, and why did i ask me and why did i say yes, because we both love our country. >> donna, what was that really? was that a little preview for this is the woman who i want to be president? >> well, i still believe it's too early to think about 2016. after all, we have to figure out who is going to win the super bowl next week, but the truth of the matter is joe biden is a natural like bill clinton, he is a natural. he loves politics, reaching out but i do believe that this -- that president obama and secretary clinton have become real good, close friends. he's relied on her, her judgment. he trusts her advice. this is a relationship that i think has been forged during the four years that they'
Jan 26, 2013 5:30pm PST
washington making headlines tonight, president obama in his first joint interview with someone other than his wife, instead hillary clinton, when you think back, the two battling it out in the democratic primary nearly five years ago, making history coming down to the two of them. then going on to form quite an alliance, the connection behind the scenes and in front of the cameras. right here, as they observed the bodies of those diplomats brought home from libya. tonight, why the president decided to sit down with hillary clinton now. is it about a campaign that's yet to come? here's abc's david kerley. >> i think hillary will go down as one of the finest secretaries of state we've had. >> reporter: a first -- a dual interview with the president, who told cbs' "60 minutes" why he wanted to sit with hillary clinton. >> i want the country to appreciate just what an extraordinary role she's played. >> reporter: a remarkable conclusion to a relationship that at first recommend sbled a no-holds-barred fight. >> i didn't say anything about ronald reagan. >> reporter: two senators. one expected to